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HIV risk in partners of migrants and residents in Rakai, Uganda: an observational cohort study
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-04-27)
Background: Migration status has been linked to a higher burden of untreated HIV infection throughout sub-Saharan Africa. In Rakai District, Uganda, we have previously shown that migrants have an increased risk of HIV ...
ANALYZING THE MICRO-SCALE SPATIAL DYNAMICS OF HIV TRANSMISSION IN LAKE VICTORIA FISHING COMMUNITIES
(Johns Hopkins University, 2020-04-29)
Introduction. Fishing communities in the Lake Victoria basin have among the highest HIV incidence rates and disease burden globally. Understanding the local drivers of transmission can inform ongoing epidemic control ...
Caregiver Mental Health and Child Physical Health in HIV-Affected Families in Uganda
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-09-14)
Background. Increasing evidence from low- and middle-income countries indicates that maternal depression is associated with poor child health and growth. Few studies have explored this relationship in the context of HIV. ...
CHANGES IN ADHERENCE AND PROGRAM RETENTION AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS AMONG HIV-INFECTED WOMEN RECEIVING OPTION B+ FOR PREVENTING MOTHER-TO-CHILD TRANSMISSION OF HIV IN KAMPALA, UGANDA: A MIXED METHODS APPROACH
(Johns Hopkins University, 2017-05-15)
Background: Mother-to-child transmission of HIV continues to be the leading cause of pediatric HIV infections. Prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) care and treatment strategies have been shown to drastically ...